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Object ID 001277

Object Name Surgical clamp

Object Desc Stainless steel surgical (hemostat) clamp.

Collection General Collection

Accession # CMY001092

Alternate ID

General Category History

Category Medical


Source Category Donation

Accession Date DEC 22,2013

Credit/Acknowledgement Gloria Boyell

Location Dr. Joseph Eisenberg Exhibit

Object Date

Start Year Range 1920

End Year Range 1950

Status On Exhibit

Object Keywords Eisenberg, Dr. Joseph,clamps,medical equipment,surgical instruments,hemostat clamps,physicians,surgeons,

Title Surgical clamp

Description Stainless steel surgical (hemostat) clamp with locking handles. Bottom is inscripted with maker name "ODELGA". Inside of instrument is inscribed with the number "5".


Approx Collection Date

Height 0.25

Length 10

Width 0

Depth 0

Diameter 0

Circumference 0

Weight 0

Unit of Measure Inches/ounces

Dimension Details The above measurements apply to the entire clamp when locked. Handles are 3 inches wide when locked.

Quantity 1



Site Details

Place of Origin

Maker Odelga

Maker Details Odelga is a hospital supply company founded in 19th Century. The company is based in Vienna, Austria. In the 20th Century Odelga made its name, in Austria and international markets, as a manufacturer of hospital equipment ranging from medical instruments, hospital beds, and sterilizers. The company is still active.

Maker Mark


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Image Caption CMY001092



Date JAN 21,2014

Summary Good

Assessor Cassie Coffey

Notes Teeth of clamp have some discoloring and rust. Clamp opens with some resistance.